Pleased to meet you

I had originally titled this photo collage "In conversation with"  but in looking at it again "Pleased to meet you" is more apt.  In all of these cases, I was gifted with pleasant conversations. I could have just as easily put Rob Ford (deceased) or Ben Mulroney up here but neither of them made a …

Thin line

  I met Billy Ray, on the set of "Doc" in Toronto, in 2004. At the end of the gig, I found myself walking past Billy Ray as he was eating dinner. He looked up and I asked him, "Doing okay?" "Yes," he replied with smile. "How are you holding in Toronto?" I asked, knowing …

On one we lost

Thanksgiving is but days away and I find myself thankful for Menya, someone who sadly is long gone due to cancer. I crashed into her reflexologist, Kelly, on the subway this morning.  Kelly, whom I had not seen in a long time, could have been her body double - so much so that when you type …